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Lieutenant Governor

2009 Session - January through May

The State Library of Kansas' Legislative Reference Section maintains a collection of clipped newspaper articles on topics relating to subjects pertinent to issues in Kansas state government. Below is a listing of clipped articles taken from several different newspapers relating to LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR, January through May, 2009.

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The Clippings List is generally arranged chronologically through the year.

Each article cited contains the following information:

Author of article (if any is present)
Title of Article
Newspaper title and date of issue

January through May, 2009

Tim Carpenter
He'll remain on sidelines
Topeka Capital Journal, 1/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

David Klepper
Parkinson to leave politics
Kansas City Star, 1/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

George Diepenbrock
Democratic Lt. Gov. drops from 2010 race
Lawrence Journal World, 1/3/2009

Pre-campaign retirement
Hays Daily News, 1/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Parkinson 'ready' if governor leaves
Winfield Daily Courier, 2/10/2009

Chuck Kurtz
Political observers not surprised by Parkinson's announcement
Johnson County Sun, 1/14/2009

David Klepper
'If she leaves, I'm ready'
Kansas City Star, 2/20/2009

David Klepper
Parkinson ready to step in for Sebelius
Wichita Eagle, 2/20/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bob Sigman
Parkinson is prepared
Johnson County Sun, 2/25/2009

David Klepper and Jeannine Koranda
Parkinson prepares to fill governor role
Wichita Eagle, 3/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

Rick Dean
Parkinson successor an 'important appointment'
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/2/2009

John Hanna
Parkinson comes with some baggage
Hutchinson News, 3/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Parkinson gets bipartisan praise, criticism
Lawrence Journal World, 3/2/2009

John Hanna
Some look to Parkinson for budget help
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/3/2009

Jeannine Koranda
How will the transition affect budget situation?
Wichita Eagle, 3/3/2009 [Newsbank article]

Scott Rothschild
Parkinson moves into state spotlight
Lawrence Journal World, 3/3/2009

Tim Carpenter
Lt. Gov. awaits transition
Topeka Capital Journal, 3/4/2009

Jeannine Koranda
Parkinson: 'I'm ready to serve'
Wichita Eagle, 3/4/2009 [Newsbank article]

John Hanna
Parkinson: No plans for big change
Lawrence Journal World, 3/4/2009

John Hanna
Parkinson's plan
Salina Journal, 3/4/2009

Emerson Lynn, Jr
Gov. Parkinson prepared for the major challenges [editorial]
Iola Register, 3/4/2009

Associated Press
Parkinson not seeking his replacement yet
Salina Journal, 3/4/2009

Gov. Parkinson [editorial]
Hutchinson News, 3/5/2009 [Newsbank article]

Patrick S. Kelley
Making the choice [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 3/7-8/2009

Steve Kraske
Democrat Parkinson gets another chance at bat
Kansas City Star, 3/8/2009 [Newsbank article]

Emporia Gazette
Parkinson ought to consider Chris Biggs
Manhattan Mercury, 3/12/2009

Tim Carpenter
Parkinson seeks energy breakthrough
Topeka Capital Journal, 4/1/2009 [Newsbank article]

Chris Green
Tie dooms Senate confirmation proposal
Hutchinson News, 4/2/2009 [Newsbank article]

Bill Felber
Parkinson: Don't expect a lot of change
Manhattan Mercury, 4/14/2009 [Newsbank article]

Political cartoon
Chanute Tribune, 4/22/2009

Scott Rothschild
Findley involved in every key decision' for last seven years
Lawrence Journal World, 5/15/2009

Dave Helling
Findley gets No. 2 job
Kansas City Star, 5/15/2009

Tim Carpenter
Top aide picked as lieutenant governor
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/15/2009

Associated Press
Chief of staff named Kansas lieutenant governor
Manhattan Mercury, 5/15/2009

John Hanna
Parkinson appoints chief of staff to Lt. Gov. position
Hutchinson News, 5/15/2009

Tim Carpenter
Findley takes 'calm and cool' approach to office
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/16/2009

Ric Anderson
Findley's pay won't increase
Topeka Capital Journal, 5/16/2009

Scott Rothschild
Lt. Gov. Findley sworn in
Lawrence Journal World, 5/16/2009

Associated Press
Lt. Gov. hauled in 41 percent in wage hikes since 2005
Emporia Gazette, 5/16-17/2009

Patrick S. Kelley
The governor's lieutenant [editorial]
Emporia Gazette, 5/16-17/2009

Politics aside? [editorial]
Lawrence Journal World, 5/17/2009

Patrick Lowry
Lt. Gov. Findley [editorial]
Hays Daily News, 5/19/2009 [Newsbank article]



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